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Don't Miss Out on These Teacher Appreciation Week Discounts and Freebies!

Association of Texas Professional Educators
Association of Texas Professional Educators

Date Posted: 5/02/2024

This Teacher Appreciation Week, many businesses are offering special discounts or even freebies to school employees. Check out our roundup of these deals, and don't forget your ATPE discounts, which can be used year-round!

Start your day with FREE breakfast! 
Present your school ID at Whataburger to get a free taquito, Breakfast on a Bun, or honey butter chicken biscuit, plus a Whatateacher table tent (while supplies last), between 5–9 a.m. May 6–10.

Enjoy lunch or an after-school snack:

  • Chick-fil-A: Get a free chicken biscuit or chicken sandwich at participating locations on Teacher Appreciation Day, May 7.
  • McAlister’s Deli: Get a free tea from May 6–12 at participating locations. No purchase necessary.
  • Sonic: Sign up for Teachers Circle in the Sonic app to get rewards year-round.

Restock office or classroom supplies and pick up some summer reading:

  • Half Price Books: Get 10% off purchases year-round with the Educator Discount Card.
  • JOANN: Save 15% every day with JOANN Teacher Rewards.
  • Michaels: Receive 15% on both in-store and online purchases year-round after verifying your educator ID online through the Michaels Rewards program.
  • Target: Save on classroom essentials with Target Circle.

Refresh your back-to-school wardrobe with plenty of time to spare:

  • Dockers: Receive a 25% discount on Dockers apparel.
  • J. Crew: Get 15% off in store and online up to four times a month.
  • L. L. Bean: Get 10% off purchases.
  • Madewell: Receive 15% off online and in store. Once you verify your credentials online, your discount will be valid for one calendar year and applied to eligible items in your bag.
  • Stitch Fix: Enter your teaching credentials to receive a $50 credit valid through June 30.

Get a new pair of kicks from these athletic brands and stores:

  • Academy Sports + Outdoors: Educators are eligible to receive 10% off both in-store and online through May 11.
  • Adidas: Classroom teachers, principals, school employees, college professors, and more get 30% off online and in-store and 15% off at factory outlets.
  • Champion: All members of the education community (including retired educators) can receive 10% off at Champion online.
  • New Balance: Educators receive 15% off purchases.
  • Puma: Get 10% off purchases.
  • Reebok: Receive 50% off when you order online.

Spruce up your living space with home goods from these retailers:

  • 360 Cookware: Receive 26% off your order. 
  • KitchenAid: Get 15% off most products. 
  • Lovesac: Get a one-time-use code and receive 10% off your purchase through May 27.
  • Purple Mattress: Once your credentials are verified, Purple will email you a coupon for 5% off your order.

Unwind with meditation, mindfulness, yoga, and more! 

  • Crayola: Print out these coloring pages and sign up with your email address to receive more.
  • Down Dog: Get free, personalized yoga and meditation practice.
  • Headspace: Get free access when you sign up with your school email address.

Book your next adventure! 

Log in with your school ID by May 31 to receive a free SeaWorld San Antonio Fun Card. The card is valid through Jan. 5, 2025.

Visiting the ATPE Summit conference in Dallas, July 8–10?
Get a free daily admission ticket to the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Don’t wait for teacher appreciation week to get deals—enjoy ATPE member discounts & special offers all year! Find deals on car rentals, hotels, and vacation packages by visiting atpe.org/discounts.